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Island’s first off-road triathlon this Sunday!

Island’s first off-road triathlon this Sunday!

| October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Granite Mann – the Island’s first ever off-road triathlon – takes place this Sunday (October 26) at Cringle Plantation. The event is being organised by The Children’s Centre and sponsored by PwC, one of the leading firms of chartered accountants on the Island. So far, more than 50 individuals and 30 teams have entered with […]

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King William’s College Invites 2014 Sixth Form Scholarship Applications

King William’s College Invites 2014 Sixth Form Scholarship Applications

| October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

King William’s College has opened invitations for its annual Sixth Form Scholarship examinations, which is open to all school pupils due to enter lower sixth, or Year 12, in September 2015. Academic Scholarships, as well as Music, Drama and Sports Awards are available. This year’s examinations are to be held on Saturday 15th November, with […]

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ACSP’s November seminar to cover Limitations of Liability in Maritime Law

| October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Association of Corporate Service Providers’ seminar on Tuesday November 18th will be ‘Limitations of Liability in Maritime Law – an Isle of Man Perspective’ with Peter Taylor of Simcocks Advocates. The seminar will provide a background to the concept of ship owners limiting their liability, discuss the Limitation in Maritime Claims Convention 1976 and […]

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Law Society holds Experts in Legal Proceedings advocacy course

Law Society holds Experts in Legal Proceedings advocacy course

| October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Isle of Man Law Society’s latest advocacy training programme brought together two eminent legal practitioners to deliver a course on the use of experts in legal proceedings. Retired QC Adrian Whitfield has appeared in many landmark clinical negligence and healthcare cases. He is a former head of advocacy at Middle Temple and holds the […]

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KPMG Announces International Speaker Line-up for 2014 IOM eGaming Summit

| October 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

KPMG Isle of Man has announced the speaker line-up for its fifth annual eGaming Summit, which includes major international industry experts as well as key representatives of the local eGaming cluster. This year’s Summit features something of a departure from the usual structure, as it commences with a smaller, invite only International Masters of Gaming […]

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Isle of Man Funds Association 2014 Open Evening and Drinks Reception

| October 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Socially responsible investment fund managers The Premier Group (Isle of Man) Limited (“Premier”) are delighted to invite Richard Essex, an esteemed author and speaker in socially responsible investing, to give a presentation at the Isle of Man Funds Association Open Evening and Drinks Reception on 23rd October 2014, which is being held at 17:30 at the Old Courthouse […]

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QC unearths wealth of experience for Caroline Weatherill Memorial Lecture

QC unearths wealth of experience for Caroline Weatherill Memorial Lecture

| October 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

The legal complexities of exhumation, the hanging of the Manchester Martyrs in 1867 and the crimes of serial killer Dr Harold Shipman provided much of the material for the 2014 Caroline Weatherill Memorial Lecture given by the Isle of Man Judge of Appeal, Geoffrey Tattersall QC. His Honour first paid tribute to Caroline Weatherill who […]

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IOM Funds Chairman to speak at Leading Hedge Fund Conference

IOM Funds Chairman to speak at Leading Hedge Fund Conference

| October 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

- The Isle of Man Funds Association, in partnership with the Isle of Man Government’s Department of Economic Development, will once again support the Hedge Fund Start-up Forum, an annual leading industry event that targets new ‘start-up’ investment funds and fund managers. As sponsors of the event being held in Zurich on 22 October 2014, […]

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SMP PARTNERS TO ATTEND EXCELLENCE IN iGAMING

| October 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Members of SMP Partners’ Gaming Development team will attend one of Europe’s largest industry conferences next week. Head of Gaming Development Lorna Coniglio-Burrows and department administrator Kate Reynolds will travel to Berlin for Excellence in iGaming (EiG), which runs from 21st to 23rd October. More than 250 operators will be represented at EiG, including many […]

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Conference attracts high calibre of presenters and attendees

Conference attracts high calibre of presenters and attendees

| October 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

High profile speakers from the London Bar, the Midlands Bar, London law firms and from the Isle of Man put the latest developments in trusts, estates and personal planning in the spotlight. The Isle of Man branch of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners’ (STEP) 2014 annual conference was jointly sponsored by Simcocks and […]

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